An organization has the important responsibility of keeping its employees as healthy and safe as possible. While that is part of being a good employer, it is also required by the government who ensures that these measures are adhered to by using the threat of heavy fines.
The government’s intervention is surely justified as studies have shown that every year approximately 250,000 employees find themselves homebound due to sickness or injury, with permanent health problems or even loss of their lives from accidents at work.
R.I & E
An RI&E is simply a report on the safety risks within an organization in the area of working conditions and the measures needed to be taken.
Although this is an obligation set forth by the government, a well designed and executed RI&E that prevents absenteeism can actually offer returns on the organization’s investment in it. From Bennani Safety Expert you receive a reportthatisfullyprepared on the basisof your business’ practices.
Some work activities come with more risk than others. With such activities, an accident can occur resulting in serious injury or heavy damage.
Risky tasks outside the routine activities are not always part of the normal RI&E. Therefore these situations have their own instrument: the Task Risk Analysis (TRA). The TRA goes deeper than the RI&E in the risky aspects of these work activities. The analysis deals with the nature of the work, the workplace and environment, the work conditions and the complexity of the work